Our Heroes

From all of us at OBT, our sincere thanks for your support during these challenging times . . . you are our Heroes!

Anonymous
Leslie Aaron
David & Katherine Abdun-Nur
Joyce Abraham
Tatyana Aleksandrova
Susan Allan
Kathy & Guy Allee
Bill & Ginny Allen
Mary Jean Allen
Patricia Allen & Jane Gregory
Jack Allman-Abraham
Pilar Alvarez-Mena
Applied Materials Foundation
Betty Anderson
Jennifer Anderson & Alex Rice
Jim Anderson
Ray Anderson & Kathleen Baker
Richard Anderson
Ruth Alice Anderson
Vicky Anderson
Linda & Scott Andrews
Mary A. Andrews
Joyce Anicker
Naomi Angier
Susan Thompson Armentrout
Carrie Arnal
Rachel Arnold
Gregory & Elizabeth Arntson
Paula Arsenault
Robert Aughenbaugh
Alice Avolio
Gennaro & Marilyn Manser Avolio
Patti Babler
Diane Babcock
Irene & Stephen Bachhuber

Please know that what you do is important, that your work and that of the dancers and the rest of OBT staff is appreciated.

Caryn Backman
Karen Bailey
Rebecca Bailey
Nila Baker
Paula Baldwin
Marguerite Ballard
Evelyn Banko
Sandra & Jay Baraff
Laura Barber
Tom Bard
David & Jane Barey
Flora Barrows
Mary Bartlett
Brent Barton & Liz Fuller
Susan & Linda Baty
Elizabeth Bauman
Yury Bayda
Kathleen Bayer
Faith Baynes
Kay Beadle
Vicki & Bryan Beazley
Nola Becket
Esther M. Beebe
Pat Behm & Gary Jacobsen
Janice Belknap
Dr. Diana Bell
Jeff & Paula Bender-Baird
Brandy Benedict
Barry & Jacqueline Bennett
Daniel Bergsvik & Donald Hastler
Patsy C. Berner
Alliance Bernstein
Kenneth Berta
Linda Besant & Martha Goetsch
Janis Betten
Samuel B. Bevan

We want to support the dedication of dancers in this difficult time.

Charles & Jo Anne Bird
Adriane Blackman
Heather Blankenheim
Jack Blumberg
Lisa Bolan
James & Heather Bowman
Michael Boyles
Helen Braden
Barbara & Robert Brady
Charles Brasher & Betty Lavis
Mary Bridge
Kay Bristow
Kathryn Brittain
Candice Broock
Patricia Brooks
Donna Brown
Gerry Brown
Lillian Brown
Linda Brown
Mary Brown
Rebecca Brown Schroeder
Richard Louis Brown & Thomas Mark
Rachel Browning
Thomas Bruner
Vickie Bruner
Nancy & Andy Bryant
Marianne Buchwalter
Irene & Patrick Burk
Connie Butler
Julie Byler
Ann & Hugh Bynum
Robert C. Byrne
Judy Calkin
Amy & Lars Campbell
Julie Campbell
Karen Campbell & Terry Knab
Elizabeth Cameron
Maurine & Paul Canarsky
Irene Cancilla
Jeff & Lauren Canfield
Efthemios & Elizabeth Carabas
Karen Carlie
Jeanne Carlson
Holley Carlson-Riddle
Mary Carr & James Boehnlein
Mary Carr
Ken Carraro
Amber Carre
Marlis Carson
Dan Carter & Christine Nelson
Cascadia Foundation
Rowan Casey-Ford
David G. Cassard
Edwina Castle
Mireya & Neal Chadwick
Evan Chalmers
Renee Charland

I love OBT and want to see you all thrive!

Sandy & Bob Chamness
Nicole Charvet & Nigel Bond
Drs. Theresa & Timothy Chen
Sherry L. Chenell
Carol Chestler
Chevron Matching Employee Funds
Donna Clark
Clark Foundation
David E. Cleland
Richard Clucas & Beth Blenz-Clucas
Margery Cohn
Coit Family Foundation
Amber Cole
Carol J. Colfer
Diane Collier, In Honor of Kasandra Gruener
Sheridan Collins
Wendy Comstock
Sarah Conde
Deniz & Austin Conger
Marcia Conger
Linnea & Raymond Coon
Harriet Cormack
Elizabeth & Kevin Cote
Alice & Charles Council
Aaron Courtney & Anne Nichol
Timothy & Doreen Crail
Linda Crimshaw
Elizabeth & Richard Crist
Carol Cross
Terri Cross
Karen Cunningham
Pamela Dailey
James & Nancy Dalton
Eloise Damrosch
Arthur & Winnifred Danner

I took a credit for the canceled performance when I renewed my subscription last week. I’d like to donate some of that back. Thank you for the joy you bring through your performances.

Jimmie Darr
Sue Darrow
Wendy & Howard David
Judith Davidson
Brian & Nancy Davies
Marilee Davies
Dorothy Davis
Marvin & Abby Dawson
Susan G. Day
Kathleen & Benoit de Montlebert
Susan Deagle
Jody DeChaine
Diane & Erika DeLap
Betty Demmer
Sharon Denman
Frances Derook & Keith Comess
Adam & Emily Dew
Bonny Dickinson
Marilyn Dodge
William Dolan & Suzanne Bromschwig
Marie C. Dolson
Lora Dow
Michael Dressler
Kim Duncan
Amanda Durkee
Susan & George Durrie
Loretta Eastman
Peter W. Edgerton
Drs. James Chan & Jennifer Edman
Ken & Ann Edwards
Mary E. Egan
Anton & Raylene Eilers
Elizabeth Pownall Swindells Family Fund of The Oregon Community Foundation
Fern Elledge
William Ellig
Mary Ann Ellsworth
Ericka Engle
Laurie & Aric Essig
Roberta & Conrad Eustis
Lynne Fahs
Charity Fain & Matt Goddard
Ann Faricy
Rochelle Farkas
Elizabeth Farquhar
Susan & Wilson Federici
The Ferguson Family
Virginia Feldman
Janet Fenton
Alice Fernandez
Joshua Ferrer
Lylen Ferris
Marjorie Ferry
Robin Fetterly
Philip Fidler & Jane Cummins
Felicity Fields
Katherine A. Finstuen
Robert Fiordalice
Christine Firmat
Nancy Ward Fischer
Cheryl Fisher
Gregg Fleming
Leeana Fletchall
Cindy Fletcher
Doreen Flores
Charles & Zoe Foster
Fred W. Fields Fund of The Oregon Community Foundation
Mr. & Mrs. Patrick Franc
Susan Frances
Elizabeth Franklin
Alison Freed
Paul Freeman
Theresa Fritchle
Jennifer Froistad
Alan Garcia & Lyn Reynolds Garcia
Norman Garner & Kimberlee Port
Deborah Gasster
Linda Gaudette-Sigel
Joan Mary Gauvin
Christine Diana Gay
Ray & Joyce Gee
Trina Gerlack
Teral Gerlt
Thomas & Elizabeth Gewecke
Phil & Carole Gilbertson
Bonnie Gilchrist
Arthur L. Ginsburg
Steven & Jacquelyn Gish
Barbara Gladstone
Rolf Glerum
Jackie Goldrick
Carol Streeter & Harold Goldstein
Chris Goldthorpe

Looking forward to seeing you again. Stay strong!

Sheila Golfman
Melissa & Robert Good
Shawn Goodman
Helen A. Goodwin
Christina Gordon
Robert C. Gordon
Barbara Gottschalk
J. & Lisa Grab
Ann S. Grangaard
Joseph F. Green
Rachel Greenough
Laurie Griffith
Steven Griffiths
Jesse & Leah Gronner
Brenda Grootendorst
Valarie Grudier & Richard Langdon
Bob Gruener
Marilyn Grunbaum
Mikasa Grzebielski
Julie Gudmestad
Jaclyn Guenther
Ken & Mary Lou Guenther

Michele Gunness
Anton Haas, Jr.
Candace Haines
Richard Hall
Quinton Hallett & Dennis Gould
Charlene Hale
Karen & Jim Halliday
Guy Hallman
Phyllis Ham
Hampton Family Foundation of The Oregon Community Foundation
Jamey Hampton & Ashley Roland
Melissa & Gary Hanifan

Dance is such an important part of my life that I wanted to put my stimulus money to good use.

Andrew & Ilene Harris
James Harris
Jeanne & Michael Harrison
Kathleen Harrison
Harsch Investment Properties
Debbie Hart
Jay Harter & Ken Salaman
David Hartvigsen
Patricia Harvey
Rebecca Haskell & Timothy Feerer
John Hawtrey
Birgit Hayden
Katherine Haynie
Kerri Hayward
Jean & Scott Heald
Beatrice Hedlund
Nancy Heidrick & Cindi Olson
Donald Helfgott
Susan & Richard Helzer
Roy Hemmingway
Gina Henderson
Thomas & Verna Hendrickson
Alice Hendricks
Jonathan Hendryx
Karen Henell
Herbert A. Templeton Foundation
Christian Hill & Laura Korman
Glenda Hill
Sandra Hill
Stephen Hillis
Juliet Hillman
Beverly Hoeffer & Carol Beeston
Barbara Hoffstetter
Thomas Hogan
Diane Hoglund
Catherine Holder
Kenneth L. Holford & Harry S. Hum
Gretchen Holce
Kenneth L. Holford & Harry S. Hum
Maryanne & David Holman
Sandra & Stephen Holmes
Lori Hood
Michael Hopkins
Joyce Hopps
Sue Horn-Caskey & Rick Caskey
Nick Houtman
Allison Howard
Drs. Ann & Brook Howard
Pam & Bob Howard
Beth Anne Huffine
Carol & Tom Hull
Linda Hungerford
Brianne & Zachary Hyder
Intel
IQ Credit Union
Brian Irving
Kevin Irving & Nicolo Fonte
Tatsuo Ito
Helen & Jeremy Ives
Bernice & Ken Ivey
W.O. Jackson
Marcy Jacobs
Julia Winkler Jacobson & Jonas Jacobson
James F. & Marion L. Miller Foundation
Judith Janssen
Elizabeth A. Javens
David & Margaret Jeans
Jack & Kathy Jensen
Jonathan & Suzanne Jensen
Roger Jensen
The Jerome Robbins Foundation
Damien & Katie Jo Johnson
Dennis C. Johnson
Fletcher & Ellin Johnson
Keith & Janie Johnson
Pamela K. Johnston
Patricia Jolly
Barb & Chris Jones
Becky & Jarrett Jones
Charles L. Jones
Darci Jones
Kathy Jorda
Ava & Troy Joubert
Robin Juskowiak
Marcia Kahn
Stephen Karakashian
Shelley Karp
Richard L. Katz
Joni Kauhane
Tina Kay
Marla Kazell
Lora Keenan
Judy C. Kelley
Lorraine Kellow
Jessica Kelly

We, through our daughter, have been exposed to ballet for more than 40 years (more Nutcrackers than I can count). We appreciate the professionalism and artistic excellence of Oregon Ballet.

Mary Kelly
Anna Lageson Kerns & Bob Kerns
Elizabeth Kerper & James Hebert
Peter Keyes
Doris & Eric Kimmel
Jean A. Kimsey
Carol Kinoshita
Kathy & John Kirsch
Mary Kitch
Mary Klein & Francis T. Schneider
Vicki & William Knapton
Laurie & Doris Kovack
Nancy & Steve Kraushaar
Janet Kretzmeier
Vic & Tammie Krisciunas
Jean S. Krosner
Barry & Lisa Kulp
Jane S. Kundel
Judy Kurisu
Mary Ella Kuster & Carolyn Stewart
Damianos Kyriakopoulos
Sloane Lamb
Elise Lamberson
Isis & Mana Lamonte
Yomaira Lampi
Nancy LaPaglia & Stephen Slusarski
Mary N. Laughlin
Donald P. Lawton
Gary S. Leavitt
Nancy Lee
Patricia Lee
Diane Lefevre
Dr. Dolores Leon & Dr. Fernando Leon
Elisa Leon
Kimberly Levelle
Joan Levers & David Manhart
Carol Levine
Barton T. Lewis
Dorothy & J.C. Lewis
Karalee Lewis
Kathleen Lewis Fund of The Oregon Community Foundation
David Lillo
Bernice B. Lincicum
Andrew Lind
Greg & Kim Lind
Mark Lindau
Carole E. Lindell-Ross
Eileen Lipkin
Derek & Lydia Lipman
Letha Loboa
Aimee Lobo-Berg
Nancy Locke
Mary Ann Lockyear
Martha J. Logan
Patricia Logan
Jonathan & Vida Lohnes
Gordon Long
Henry Louderbough
Helen Louise
Lauren Love
Leslie Lovell
Marcy & Richard Lowy
Jane Luddecke
Marcia Lynch
Peter & Allison Lyneham
Judy Lyons
Kate Machell
Natalie & Thomas Maciukenas
Marisa Mack
Chelsea Maclane
Patricia MacRae
Karen Madden
Juliana Madrone
Linda J. Magness
Rebecca B. Mahr
Jennifer Maki
Linda L. Mann
The Mansell Family
Cynthia Marechal
Lynn Marks
Eileen Markson
Susan Marmaduke
Inge & Darren Marshall
Antonio M. & Demaris M. Martinez
Chantal Marois
Walter Marquardt
Keith Martin
Margo Marturano
Shirley Mason
Jean Masonek
Pamela Matheson
John F. Mathews
Cashnita Mathieson
Erin Matthiessen
Shaune & Steve Mattsson
Joan Maurer
Jane Mausshardt
Oscar & Mary Mayer
Terri McCaffrey
Elaine McCall
Dennis & Molly McCarty
Louisa McCleary
Marna McComb
Courtney McCuen
Cheryl McDowell

Thank you for all you are doing at this very tough time. Hope this little bit helps you to weather this storm.

Keely McIntyre
Rico & Malcolm McIver
John & Candace McMunn
Judy McNally
Laurie & Gilbert Meigs
Laurie Meisner
Christopher Mele-Wagner
Gail & Jerry Melvin
The Menary-Winefield Family
Muriel Mendonca
Rich & Kirsten Meneghello
Chena Mesling & Jonathan Rhodes
Marjorie & Kurt Metzler
Susan Sammons Meyer & Dennis Meyer
Elise Meyers
Bev Migneault
Jennifer Mikel
Donald Miller
Margie Miller
Matthew Miller
Sharon & Adam Mirarchi
Eileen Misslin
Kevin Mitchell
David & Tony Stauffer Mix
Elaine & Ted Molskness
Amy Monroe
Carol Montgomery
James Mooney
Dan & Jackie Moore
Doug & Malinda Moore
Thomas & Katrina Moore
Cynthia Capps Morgan
Carol & Todd Morrison
John C. Morrison
Amanda Mortlock
Monica Mueller
Martin Muller
Sara Munz
Manuela Murillo
Chris Murphy
Evelyn Murphy
Kathleen Murray
Eunjung Na
Clarita N. Najera-Adao
Cheryl Nangeroni

Thank you for providing a nurturing environment for our daughter.

National Endowment for the Arts
Elena & James Needham
Carolyn Neighbor
Steven C. Neighorn
Maria Nelson
Valerie Nelson
Elizabeth & Edward Neuwelt
Judith Nichols
Ellen E. & Carl Nielsen
Mary Lou Noble
Keith & Cindi Nobriga
Storry Norman & Jack Hollis
Kathlynn Northrup-Snyder
Kathy Norton
Joe Norvell II
Jay & McKay Nutt
NW Accounting Partners
Patrick & Liz O’Callaghan
Karen O’Kasey
Desiree Ocampo
Laura H. Oldenkamp
Bonnie Weber Olds
Katie & Marcus Oliver
Barry Olson & Barbara Telfold
Susan Olson & Bill Nelson
Oregon Arts Commission, a state agency
Rebecca Ostrom
Viktoria Otstavnaya
Suzann & Dennis Ott
Paula Ousley

MajGen Christopher & Rita Owens
Sandra Pagels
Vickie Palmer
Carolyn & John Parchinsky
Susan Parr
Jane S. Partridge
Tamara Patrick
Beverly Pearman
Lucinda Peightal
John & Christine Pendleton
Anne Penfound
Marti Penske
Alyssa Perry
Karen Perzanowski
Carol Peterkort & Richard Gibson
Melissa & Steven Peterman
Mildred H. Petersen
Dennis Petrequin
Marilyn & Gaynor Petrequin
John Bosshardt & Diana Petty
Hoang Phan
Michael & Mary Phillips
Koré Pickard
Sara Pickett
Carmen Piekarski
Lucille H. Pierce
Allan & Marney Pike
Allison & Steven Pike
Andrew Pikul
Marie Pinch
Sue Plato
Lisa Platt
Yale S. Popowich, MD

. . . Thank you all, for your commitment to educate the public, teach the children and create beautiful moving pictures and stories with the dancers.

Jennifer Porn
Gerda Porter
Judith E. Posey & Edward J. Doyle
Heidi Pozzo
Kristin Preston & Evelyn Hamann
Katrina Price
J. Scott Pritchard
Sarah & Dick Proctor
Karen Prohaska
Suzanne Prouty
Sandra Puckett
Sandra Purnell
Huon Quach & Nicholas Smith
Dan & Erika Quiggins
Allyson Quon
Sara Radcliffe & J.D. Kleinke
Joan Rague
Sharon Ralston
Anna Ramirez
Dick & Mary Raub
William Ramirez & Roberta Staff
Heather Ramsey
Julie McFarland Rawson Family
Andrew Recinos
Rodrigue Redrejo
Asa Reed & Debby Neely
Denise Reed
Jennifer Reed
The Regional Arts & Culture Council, including support from the City of Portland, Multnomah County, the Arts Education & Access Fund, and more than 1,000 donors to RACC’s Arts Impact Fund
W.W. “Clyde” Reid
Dave Reingold
Samantha Remington
Josh Rhodes
Dean M. Richardson
Grace Richardson
Edward & Katherine Richman
Nancy Richmond & Bill Hughes
Michelle Riddle
Janice Riggs
Eric Riley
Judith Rimbey

This morning, before I received your e-mail, I was considering the expanding effects of this pandemic, and decided it was the moment to do the simple, non-infectious thing and send money.

David Ritchie & LaJean Humphries
Antonio Rivera
Leslie J. Rivera
Carolyn & Hank Robb
Caroline & Taniya Roberts
Katharine Robertson
Dr. Thomas V. Robertson
Dona Robinson
Paul Robinson
Philip Roethig
Serge Romano
Forrest Romig
Alison Roper Mazzola
Mary Rose & Maxwell Whipps
Rose E. Tucker Charitable Trust
Lloyd & Rosemarie Rosenfeld Fund of the Oregon Jewish Community Foundation
Catherine Rote
Davia & Ted Rubenstein
Marilyn L. Rudin, MD & Richard S. Testut, Jr.
Donella Russell
Jay Russell
Russell-Powlesland Charitable Trust
Samuel Sadler
Michael S. Parker Sagun & Dennis J. Sagun Parker
Jone Sampson & Sam Weirich
Chris D. Sandberg
Kristin Sanders
Mary Santelmann
Kevin & Gabrielle Sasse
Daniel & Kathleen Saucy
David & Julie Sauer
Mike Saunders
Tanya Schaefer
Jordan Schnitzer
Rebecca Brown Schroeder
Valerie Schuyler
Second Life Technology
Susan Setterberg
Ron Seymour & Mary Austin-Seymour
Kathleen Shabotynskyj
Chris Shaw
Martha Shearer
Jensina Shepard
Carol Sherbenou
Matthew Shipkey
Mary Shipley
The Shubert Foundation
Carol & Tom Shults
Abbey Shultz
Donna & Sascha Siekmann
Jill Slansky
Eileen Sleva
Christine Smith
Margaret Smith & Jeff Littman
Mya Smith
Anne Siegle & Barb Smith
Daniel & Dawn Simcoe
Carol & Deborah Singer
Gerald Skeels
Jaymi & Francis Sladen
Gary & Lydia Slangan
Maureen Sloan
Alan T. Nettleton & Olivia L. Smith
John D. & Pamela Smith
Kimberly Solondz
Tia Sommer
Rosemary G. Southwood
Camille Spaccavento
Christine Spaight
Dean Speer & Francis Timlin
Karen Spencer
Donald Springer
Karen Stahr
The Standard
Linda Stark
Starseed Foundation
Linda Stassel
State of Oregon, Department of Administrative Services
Sheldon Stearns
Barbara Stedman
Sue Stegmiller
Cooper Dubois & Sanda Stein
Dr. Greg A. & Kari Steinke
Joan W. Sterrett
Lindsay & Corinne Stewart
Melissa Stewart
Sam & Patty Stiles
Sydney & Mike Stocks
Les & Elizabeth Stoessl
Linda Stoltz
Barbara Strasburger
Daniel Stratton
Mary Jane Strauhal
Jennifer Strelkauskas
Judith Sugg
Bob Sweeney & Cate Millar
The Swigert Foundation
Cynthia & David Tang

It’s such a hard time and we need OBT to survive!

Nancy Tanner
Susan Tavakolian
Larry Thomas
Marilyn L. Thompson
George & Nancy Thorn
David & Eileen Threefoot
Ruby Tidwell
Bonnie Tjuanakis
Julia Tomes
Kim Transier
Ashley Treece
Pat Troolin
Ralph Trueblood
Lyle M. Tucker
Robyn Ulibarri
Glen F. Ulmer & Marcelo Santibanez
Mary C. Ulmschneider
Cindy L. Ulrich
Judith & Gordon Umaki
Mimi Underwood
U.S. Bank Foundation
Tom Usher
Alberto Vaca Martinez
Bruce & Gwyneth Van Buskirk
Amy Van Hook
Blossom Van Houten
Kristina Van Houten
Matt & Kate Vance
Peter Vennewitz, In Memoriam
The Vernon Family
Verizon Foundation
Paula Veseth
Jessica Virnig
Sherrie & Larry Wade
Drs. R. Bastian & Barbara Wagner
Laura Waliczek
Mark Walker
Nancy Walsh
Stanley Ware
Carol Warren
Elizabeth B. Warren
Toby & Linda Warson
Richard Wasserman & Ann Coskey-Wasserman
Matt & Jessica Watson
Susan Watson
Vickie Weaver
Lori Webb
Anna Weber
Mike & Karen Weddle
Jason Weinstein
Lucinda Welch
Judy Werner
Linda Werner
Dale West
Jennifer Westfall
Ann C. Whitehouse
Madeleine Wieder
Anthony & Marianne Wilcox
Sabine Wild
Lanita Wilkerson
Judy & John Wilkinson
Willard L. & Ruth P. Eccles Foundation
Elisabeth Williams & Jim Desmond
Helen Williams & Mark Kaminski
Kathleen Williams
Laurel Williams
Laurie Williams

Thank you OBT for giving Portland thought provoking, moving, inspiring, stunning productions that enrich our lives!

Pat Willner
Christine & Jenny Wilson
Emalee Wilson
Mary-Ann & Jim Wilson
Robin & Jerry Wilson
Sandra Wilson
Jay Wilt
Bruce & Susan Winthrop
Wintz Family Foundation
Sandra Wiscarson
Lisa Wish
Mary Ann Wish
Dirk & Nancy Wittig
Paulette & Lynn Wittwer
Constance Wood
Linda May Wood
Stan & Nicole Wood
Gail Woolf
Laura Wozniak & Stu Oken
Sarah Wright
Richard & Karen Wrye
Jack Wussow & Kyle Adams
Melissa Yale
Tertaka Yamaoka
Cynthia A. Yee
Nancy Yie
Chiung-Chen Yu & Daniel Teibel
Tamara & Chris Yunker
Venus & Edward Zaron
Dr. Kathy Zeller & Dr. David Hill
Jingzi Zhao
Kurt R. & Heather Zimmer
Caroline Zimmerman